Spotlight Bleu Devil
September 23, 2016

NEW ORLEANS ( – Dillard University setter Ma-Kayla Johnson has been selected as the Gulf Coast Athletic Conference Setter of the Week as well as co-Dillard University Athlete of the Week for games competed on the week of September 12-19.

Johnson, a freshman from San Antonio, Texas, collects her second Setter of the Week award after posting 76 assists in Dillard’s victories over Talladega and Philander Smith. Her 40 assists against the Lady Tornadoes set a new career-high for the freshman and her 13 digs in that match tied her season’s best. Against Philander Smith she added 36 assists and tied her season-high with three blocks. For the week she averaged 8.44 assists per set and 2.11 digs.